Ashburn, VA (October 2, 2015) – The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has directed the Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services to initiate the public participation process for naming two new county park sites.
One park site, proffered by the developer, is located in the Broad Run election district, south of Marblehead Drive in the Potomac Green community. The property includes approximately 27 acres with three rectangular athletic fields, one baseball/softball field, trails, open space, a picnic pavilion and tennis court, restrooms and parking.
Another proffered property consists of approximately 61 acres along Goose Creek in the Blue Ridge election district, adjacent to the Belmont Glen Village community. This passive park site will feature picnic areas and a trail that connects to the Goose Creek Preserve and adjacent communities, as part of the Goose Creek Stream Valley Corridor.
A third proffered site consists of approximately 5.4 acres in the Blue Ridge election district, along the western side of Belmont Ridge Road (between Sungrove Terrace and Blemont Glen Place). This passive and active park includes picnic areas, a tot lot, parking and pervious-surface trails connecting to the Goose Creek Preserve and adjacent communities, as part of the Goose Creek Stream Valley Corridor.
Anyone interested in proposing a name for the new parks can submit the recommendation by email to email@example.com or by mail to Steve Torpy, Director, Loudoun County Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services, 20145 Ashbrook Place, Ste. 170, Ashburn, VA 20147. Include your full name, email/mailing address and phone number. The deadline for submissions is 5:00 p.m. on October 16, 2015. For more information, please call 703-777-0343.